Economic Development

City of North Canton

The City of North Canton has a number of available Ohio business incentives for companies to locate and invest in North Canton. These Ohio business incentives are available through Federal, State, and Local programs. The City of North Canton is available to help businesses with locating here, including assisting in applying for economic business incentives. Below, the City of North Canton has a basic list of the current Ohio business development programs that are available.

Community Reinvestment Areas

Community Reinvestment Areas

The City of North Canton promotes Ohio business development by offering Ohio business incentives through two Ohio community reinvestment areas within North Canton.

The City of North Canton has two Ohio Community Reinvestment Areas (CRA) within its borders.

There is an Ohio CRA application process governed by Ohio Revised Code Section 3735.67, which ultimately must be approved by the State. Successful applicants for Ohio commercial property are eligible for up to 100% abatement on the increased valuation as a result of their investment for a maximum… [Read more]

Community Improvement Corporation

North Canton’s Community Improvement Corporation (CIC) is established under Ohio Revised Code for the purpose of advancing, encouraging, and promoting the industrial, economic, commercial, and civic development of North Canton. The CIC has great latitude in pursuing those goals, including low interest loans,equipment leases, land acquisition and assemblage, and land banking.

The North Canton Community Improvement Corporation is a not for profit corporation created by the State of Ohio Legislature for the purpose of advancing, encouraging, and promoting the industrial, economic, commercial, and civic development of a community or area. The State of Ohio Legislature enacted the ability to… [Read more]